MJ is a writer, actor and stand up who has worked in film, tv, radio and theatre. A writer on this season of This Hour Has 22 Minutes, she is also performing her one woman stand up show MJ Live! across Canada. As an actor, she has worked in theatres in every province in Canada, including the Stratford Shakespearean Festival. Her work has been recognized with nominations for two Merritt Awards and an ACTRA Award. She played the lead on CBC’s series Backbencher, and in the Gemini award-winning TV series Olliver’s Adventures. She most recently played Justina Epp in PURE for CBC and Hulu, and was also recurring on TV with TV’s Jonathan Torrens. She has also appeared in SEED, The Mist, Haven, Mr. D, Call Me Fitz and in many Canadian films which no one ever watches.
MJ appears at 1pm Pub Comedy, LMAO @ The Lower Deck Clayton Park.